Hacienda Uayamon, a Luxury Collection Hotel
Travel Blogs from Campeche
... 382;ce. Uf, ještěže jsme se přilis nevzdálili od banky a ten pán nás tu stihl najít. Bez pasů by bylo naše cestování rázem komplikovanější.
EN: We did not plan to come to Campeche before, but more we read our guidebook, the more we were sure that we need to see this place. Due to the fact that we were here unplanned, no couchsrufing was available, and in the end we had a problem find the ...
We stop in the coastal "city" of Campeche and it´s seriously hot. Then it rains, and its seriously wet - the streets flood with water. We watch a medieaval lightshow in the pouring rain and see a huge crowd gather for the upcoming election in this walled pirate town.
... at the local churches and plazas and sinking back into the doing nothing feeling I had cultivated so well in Mazunte. A visit to the Malecon, the seafront, with my book and a coffee, was just what the doctor called for after the rather packed few days I had had. Shannon and Martin had also come to Campeche that day, and we met for some delicious tacos de pollo con frijoles before peeling off to an early night´s sleep, much needed after the previous night!
... meal and watched the passing parade of Campeche life. On our ride around the waterfront on our wee electric cart we had spotted a park that had some interesting equipment, including swings you could lie down on. Georgie was particularly keen to go back and give them a try. Sure enough there were three swings that you could lie down on so Jess, Georgie and Maggie all had a turn. As the girls were getting off so some other children could have a turn we noticed ...
... Built in 1771, it was the ultimate in defensive technology. The curved, narrow entrance path, prevented attacks from a battering ram, it had a drawbridge and moat filled with skin-searing lime, and had massive walls topped with turrets. Once the fort was completed, the violent pirates sieges that plagued the city for generations, ended. The fort now holds an impressive collection of beautiful pre-Columbian Maya artifacts from around ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet